Tag Archives: Airtel Digital TV

Airtel Digital TV launches Bangla Hitz

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH operator in India, has newly launched a Bengali subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) service named Bangla Hitz. It is an ad free service with a monthly subscription fee of 39 INR (0.57 USD) and is accessible on channel number 702, on Airtel Digital TV. The new service includes a unique collection of [...]

Airtel Digital TV collaborates with Shemaroo for Gujarati VoD service

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH operator of Indias largest telecommunications provider Bharti Airtel, is collaborating with the entertainment house, Shemaroo for the launching of Gujarati subscription-based video-on-demand (VoD) service, Relamchhel, at 39 INR (0.58 USD) monthly. Famous actors like Siddharth Randeria, Ketaki Dave, Feroz Bhagat, Sanjay Goradia and others will be acting for stage performances, [...]

Airtel Digital TV and Shemaroo launched classic Bollywood movies and music

Airtel Digital TV, the DTH arm of Indias largest telecommunications provider Bharti Airtel, and Shemaroo Entertainment Limited, an Indian entertainment content house have come together to launch SadabaharHitz a collection of classic Bollywood movies and music. Available at a l fee of INR 39 per month, this ad free service can be watched on [...]

Airtel Digital TV’s enhanced its DTH HD offerings with Harmonic solution

Airtel Digital TV, the direct-to-home (DTH) arm of the telecommunications provider Bharti Airtel, has deployed a compression headend solution from Harmonic to substantially improve the HD viewing experience for its customers.   The high-density, scalable and HEVC-upgradeable video infrastructure solutions from Harmonic will help Airtel Digital TV increase bandwidth efficiencies and significantly improve video quality [...]

FX HD introduced on Airtel Digital TV

DTH operator Airtel Digital TV has added Star Indias HD English entertainment channel FX HD on its platform. FX HD went live on 31 January across Airtels DTH platform and is available on channel no. 153. The channel is a destination for edgy and fast-paced shows, and is a one-stop shop for some of the [...]

Shemaroo and Airtel to launch Miniplex, a movie premiere service

A deal has been tied up between Bollywood content aggregation company Shemaroo and Airtel Digital TV to launch Miniplex, a movie premiere service. Being an ad-free subscription for Airtel customers, the service premieres one movie every Friday and also showcases recent movie releases. Shemaroo reveals further plans to roll out Miniplex across cable and online [...]

Airtel Digital TV launches 4K channel

Airtel Digital TV has launched a 4K-Ultra HD (UHD) channel. The direct-to-home TV service provider rolled-out the channel with a special 4K screening of Salman Khan-starrer, Bajrangi Bhaijaan. The 4K channel is available free-of-cost for Samsung Smart Direct TV users. Airtel Digital Tv will be beaming special content for the channel such as Overhalin (from [...]

Airtel Digital TV, NetworkPlay ink deal for ad inventory monetisation

Airtel Digital TV, the direct-to-home TV service provider, has picked NetworkPlay, an SVG Media company for managing its digital ad inventory. The partnership is expected to help the company explore ways to monetise its services as several brands are using DTH platforms to reach out to potential customers. With the increasing penetration of HD technology, [...]

Airtel Digital TV Q1-2016 revenue at INR6.84 billion

Bharti Airtels DTH arm, Airtel digital TV, has reported net revenue at INR6.85 billion for the quarter that ended June, 2015 (1Q 16). The companys revenues stood at INR6.35 in the previous quarter. Airtel Digital TVs operating profit (EBIDTA) in the current quarter registered a 67% growth at INR2.4 billion compared to INR1.43 billion in [...]

Airtel Digital TV unveils locally manufactured STBs

Airtel Digital TV has launched domestically manufactured set-top-box to expand its presence in the Indian television market. The company has partnered will be procuring set-top boxes (STBs) from Hero Group-owned manufacturer Mybox Technologies. The Bharti Enterprises Direct-to-Home wing has said that it is supporting the government Make in India initiative. The company added that it will [...]